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The fully searchable complete facsimile edition of The Economist, the weekly paper which is essential reading for anyone engaged in politics, current affairs and all aspects of business and trade worldwide. Containing every issue since its launch in 1843 and more than 600,000 pages, EHA offers full-colour images, multiple search indexes, topic and area supplements and surveys. Altogether this is an unrivalled multidisciplinary primary source for researching and teaching the 19th and 20th centuries.
EIU Viewpoint is a new fully-integrated solution for content from the Economist Intelligence Unit. Viewpoint gives you more insight with analyst-curated macro Current themes, critical to understanding core issues in today’s changing world. Explore the new intuitive interface for fast, business-critical insights and use a state-of-the-art tool to find and chart the data series you need. The platform covers 203 geographies, providing you with precision tools to seize opportunities, weigh risks, monitor policy change and assess new markets. Content includes:
Curated macro trends and major events intelligence
Country-specific short, medium and long-term forecasts
Collection of news and financial information for over 100 emerging market countries in Africa & the Middle East, Central and Eastern Europe, Southeast Europe, Central Asia (Caucasus) and Asia, and Latin America. Included are primary news sources (full-text), financial data (including reports on financial markets, companies and industries), over 1 million listed and private company profiles, statistics, macroeconomic forecasts and analysis, and legal and regulatory information. Arranged by country, ISI emerging markets also includes country profiles, exchange rates, and business and political news approximately 9,000 publications of data, research and news from unrivalled sources (from the Economist Intelligence Unit and ViewsWire, as well as other local and global sources). The simultaneous user limit for this resource may result in temporary delays.
Online multilingual database containing large time-series and cross sectional data relating to hunger, food and agriculture for 245 countries and territories and 35 regional areas, from 1961 to the most recent year. Included are over one million time-series records covering international statistics in the following areas: production, trade, food balance sheets, fertilizer and pesticides, land use and irrigation, forest products, fishery products, population, agricultural machinery, food aid shipments. Has innovative tools for visualization and basic statistical analysis.
Provides the full text for this authoritative British daily business newspaper. Founded to serve the immediate needs of the City of London, the Financial Times quickly broadened its coverage, recognising that global financial and economic issues were to become the predominant forces of the twentieth century. Incorporating its rival the Financial News in 1945, the Financial Times expanded in the post-war years, reporting on topics such as industry, energy and international politics in full for the first time. In the final decades of the twentieth century, coverage of management, personal finance and the arts was added, to make the paper what it is nowa complete general newspaper for the business community.
Food Science Source provides full-text coverage for more than 1,300 publications, including journals, monographs, magazines, and trade publications, all directly dealing with food industry-related issues. More than 1,000 key food industry and market reports are also included. Areas covered include:
Food & Beverage Science
Food-related Product Development
The database also features tens of thousands of additional food industry articles, benchmarks, and best practices, selected from thousands of trade and industry publications.
Global Commodities: Trade, Exploration and Cultural Exchange provides a vast array of visual,manuscript and printed primary sources from over twenty key libraries and more than a dozen companies and trade organizations around the world. The 15 major commodities explored in this resource are: Chocolate, Coffee, Cotton, Fur, Opium, Oil, Porcelain, Silver and Gold, Spices, Sugar, Tea, Timber, Tobacco, Wheat, Wine and Spirits. The large selection of original material offers information on subjects such as: Advertising and Consumption Cultivation and Production Exploration and Discovery Ecology and the Environment Global Trade and Commerce Health and Welfare Politics and Empire Social Practice Transportation and Exchange. The types of material represented include: business accounts, mercantile papers and correspondence, government reports, rare pamphlets, dock records, prices current, bills, entry and trade returns, historical maps, advertising memorabilia and ephemera, including posters and packaging, photographs, paintings and prints.
GlobalData: Oil & Gas covers the full breadth of the oil & gas industry, from well-site and pipeline issues, to upstream, midstream and downstream. Sections include: Upstream Economics Upstream Analytics Midstream Analytics Downstream Analytics Petrochemicals Analytics Equipmen & Services Analytics and Deals Analytics.
The GlobalData: Power portfolio brings users intelligence on the power sector like never before and all in a single, real-time, online platform. The platform provides fully integrated databases, tools, analyses, news, companies and deals. It has three strands of intelligence: Market intelligence coverage includes market outlook, power plants across technologies and upcoming projects, a capacity and generation database, a power consumption database and research reports Equipment intelligence provides users with a database of power components, along with a tenders and contracts database, and research reports on key equipment and Corporate intelligence, the company database which includes over 66,000 companies and also provides benchmarking reports and analysis on around 3,000 deals annually, along with news and events.
Comprehensive economic and financial time-series database covering 150 countries and 6,500 different data series. Includes data on bonds, commodities, interest rates, stock markets and indices, futures, exchange rates, GDP, prices, and unemployment. World exchange rates back to 1624, inflation rates back to 1748, and wholesale prices back to 1720. Major commodities going back to 1784. Some annual series go back to the 1200s. Methodology and sources are documented. The stock market indices go back to 1693. Also included are data on stock market capitalization, dividend yields, price/earnings ratios, total return performance indices, and Global Financial Data's World Stock Market Indices. The simultaneous user limit for this resource may result in temporary delays.
CFRA MarketScope Advisor provides access to extensive market commentary, independent investment analysis, up-to-date news and data on a broad range of asset classes. It includes Stock and Fund Reports (S&P Equity Research) and Industry Surveys (S&P Industry Surveys).
ETF and Mutual Fund Reports – Differentiated and comprehensive research based on CFRA’s proprietary holding-based methodology, covering more than 1,600 ETFs and 26,000 mutual funds
Industry Surveys – Deep insights into 42 U.S. and 10 global industries, with broad fundamental overviews, recent performance data, and important insights, written by experienced analysts
The Outlook – Powerful intelligence for current or future investors, featuring timely and proven guidance on market behavior and its driving forces.
Trade Data Monitor, Inc. (TDM) is the world’s top supplier of trade statistics to governments, corporations, manufacturers, law firms, trade associations and international organizations on six continents. TDM collects monthly import and export statistics from customs agencies, statistics institutes and other sources in over 110 countries, then uses proprietary software to assemble, organize, and publish the data in user-friendly charts. TDM offers unrivaled market intelligence in real-time in a dozen languages, and all currencies, months and sometimes years before the competition. TDM databases are easy to sort and read, and richly detailed by tariff code, value, weight, price, and, when available, port and region.
The USGS is the science provider of choice in accessing the information and understanding to help resolve complex natural resource problems across the Nation and around the world. USGS serves the Nation by providing reliable scientific information to describe and understand the Earth minimize loss of life and property from natural disasters manage water, biological, energy, and mineral resources and enhance and protect our quality of life.
This site also includes many maps ranging from detailed local areas to the world. During 2014, USGS will combine the National Atlas of the United States with the The National Map to provide a single source for geospatial and cartographic information. This transformation is projected to streamline access to maps, data and information from the USGS National Geospatial Program (NGP).